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We Increased fuel price to reduce the number of accidents in Nigeria – Lai

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ABUJA—The Federal Government has said it increased the price of petrol to raise money to run the system, since the country was broke.

Government said Nigeria’s foreign earnings had drastically reduced in recent times and that the only way out of its present financial quagmire was to look inwards to generate more money.

Information Minister, Mr. Lai Mohammed, stated these while briefing newsmen at the end of the Federal Executive Council meeting, chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday.

Also at the briefing were Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami; Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, and Labour Minister, Dr. Chris Ngige.

Mr. Lai Mohammed said: “The current problem is not really about subsidy removal. It is about the fact that Nigeria is broke. Pure and simple.

“It is like when somebody who has been earning N100,000 a month is faced with a situation where his employer says, henceforth you will be earning N10,000 a month. He would need to make some very painful decisions and some very painful adjustments. That is the situation with Nigeria today.”

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Also speaking, Dr. Ngige denied allegations that government was encouraging labour factionalisation by negotiating with both Ayuba Wabba and Joe Ajaero factions at separate meetings to forestall the strike.

Ngige said the door is still open for talks with the Federal Government, noting that “we are ready to discuss with anybody, even civil society groups. As a government, we will not encourage factionalisation.”

Similarly, Malami faulted the criticisms arising from the Federal Government’s legal approach for injunction against the industrial action, saying it was necessary, especially as NLC did not give the government the constitutional 15 days notice.

On the waiver granted Dangote Group for the construction of a section of Lokoja-Obajana-Kabba-Ilorin Road, specifically the section between Obajana-Kabba Road, Mr. Fashola said the road was important for the infrastructure development of the country.

He said: “Companies are ordinarily supposed to pay income tax. There are existing policies in our laws which enable government to consider and give tax incentives.

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“Council considered and approved the proposal for Dangote Construction Company to build that section of the road because the tonnage of cement being produced from the factory has increased and the traffic in that area has increased; there has been unfortunate accidents also.”

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Rapper AKA’s fiancé falls to her death in tragic incident in Cape Town

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Questions trending on Social media, asking if Rapper AKA’s fiancé Nelli Tembe, is dead ? A source reveals to Kogi Biography that Nelli Tembe died in a tragic incident in Cape Town. she allegedly fell to her death from the five-star Pepper club Hotel in Cape Town, on Sunday, April 11, 2021.

Although information was not clearly given about the incident, but the  Western Cape SA Police spokesperson, Captain Fredierick van Wyk, stated that the occurrence is being investigated.

A report stated that,

“Cape Town Central police are investigating an inquest case after an incident at a hotel this morning at about 7.45am on the corners of Loop and Bloem streets, Cape Town CBD, where the body of a 22-year-old woman was found deceased,” he said in a statement. 
Tembe and Forbes’ families also released a statement on Sunday, confirming her death and revealed the rapper has been inconsolable. The couple got engaged in February, 2021.
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Wow!!! Badboy Timz is an Engineer now!

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Badboy Timz is an Engineer

Sensational Talented Singer Olorunyomi Oloruntimilehin, popularly known as, Badboy Timz is now an engineer by profession.

Most people do ask, which university did Badboy Timz graduates from?

Bad Boy Timz graduates from Bells University of Technology, Ota in Ogun State, obtaining his first degree in computer engineering.

This Singer became popular after dropping his hit song tagged  ‘Loading’, in collaboration with Olamide’s off his 2020 album titled ‘Carpe Diem’.

He wrote: “ENGR. BADBOYTIMZ (Computer Engineering) 
Your dreams are valid.”

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(Videos) Surprising that after 10yrs of Divorce Couples Remarried Again In the UK

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Couples who stays In the United Kingdom, remarries after 10yrs of divorce.

Couples Remarry in United Kingdom

Couples Remarry in United Kingdom

A Nigerian couples who resite in the United Kingdom remarry after longed term of divorce, so many Nigerians react to this scene, some says it’s a miracle, while some says it was bound to happen, others say it is love and the will of God

Couples were  married 30years back, then part ways, it is surprising that after 10yrs of divorce couples remarried again.

On a Twitter post by  BabaSola, encourages lovers to never give up on  one another and also told the public that him and his wife are now happily married again after 10yrs of divorce.

He said: “Impossible is Nothing! 
After more than 10 years of separation and even a divorce, against all odds we found ourselves together again. Happy and in love. This journey started over 30 years ago…never ever give up!”

 

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